Sponsor: Kris Morlan
This is an academic competition that takes place in the winter. It is open to any student interested. There are three different levels of competition based on grade point averages. Every year there are ten categories to study (like art, music, literature, social studies) which all revolve around a yearly theme.
Sponsor: Steve Clark
The ACE Mentor Program is open to any high school student who has the curiosity and drive to learn about a career in design and construction. As a participant, you will join a team of other students led by adult mentors who are practicing industry professionals. ACE is not about merely describing specific professions, it is about immersing you in the actual profession. Students in the CCA district will have the opportunity to design and build a structure to be located at the CCA middle school.
Sponsor: Mary Pat Hanson-Karstens
This organization is available for all students interested in art. Members are encouraged to create art before & after school. Art Club does community service by hosting art nights for elementary students and fundraise as well in order to take trips every year. Trips in the past have been to New York and Chicago!
Sponsor: Pete Huch & Tracy Williams
A musical is performed every year at Clear Creek Amana. Students may try-out for acting roles, but there are other aspects available such as scene painting, costuming and make-up, promotions and fundraising, as well as lights and sound. There is something for everyone interested in fine arts!
Sponsor: Inge Cerio
This club organizes exchanges between CCA and a partner school in Perleberg, Germany. Every two years students from Germany come here for two weeks and CCA students go to Germany for two weeks. German club organizes this.
Sponsor: John Smith
Jazz Band is a small ensemble which studies and performs jazz music at concerts and throughout the community. This band also competes in various festivals in the state. Membership is open only to current high school band members and are required to be at all rehearsals and performances.
National Honor Society
Sponsor: Noel Dalmasso
In order to be a member of NHS a student must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher. Juniors are approached in February if they qualify. Members have to complete required community service hours in order to remain a member.
Sponsor: John Smith
The Pep Band is comprised of those students who wish to support CCA sports teams in the winter months. They perform at a variety of basketball games. Music for this for this group covers a wide variety of styles such as Latin, Rock, and Jazz.
Sponsors: Lora Hargens, Mackenzie O'Connor and Amy Marling
Prom committee is open to any junior who would like to help plan prom and grand march. This planning would include the creation of the theme, decorations, & favors.
Sponsor: Pete Huch
Every year the high school has a play. If a student is interested in the fine arts, there is usually a part for them, whether it be directing, designing, painting, or acting.
Sponsor: Jane Astor
This group is open to any student or community member who enjoys running. It meets in the Tiffin parking lot Mon., Wed., and Friday mornings during the summer at 7:00am. In the winter they also have activities, but they meet in the evenings instead.
Sponsor: Mary Pat Hanson-Karstens
Students Acting For the Environment is available for all students to participate. This group recycles paper/newspapers from the building once a week. They also host activities for National Recycling Day and Earth Day.
Sponsor: Christine Maas
Speech is a competitive extra-curricular activity that takes place in two seasons, Large Group and Individual. Any student interested in drama, public speaking or just improving his/her communication skills in a fun environment is welcome to join.
Student Assistance Team/Rotary Interact
Sponsor: Mark Hovey
SAT is available for all students once they have been in the district for a semester. This group focuses on community volunteerism and helping new students and their parents feel welcome in the district. Rotary Club of Coralville/North Corridor sponsors the CCA Interact Club as a joint organization with the SAT. Interactors may develop a network of friendships with local and overseas clubs and learn the importance of developing leadership skills, personal integrity, respect for others and other values.
Sponsor: Matthew Trosky
In order to be part of student council a student must apply and be elected by his/her peers. There are 6 members from every grade level. Student council is responsible for planning homecoming, blood drives, Halloween activities, bunny hopping at Easter, etc. It is a great way to become involved in the school.
Sponsor: Tracy Williams
Show Choir is a mixed ensemble that combines the movement of dance and singing to perform a variety of music. This group performs for State contest, Show Choir competitions, and community groups. Membership is open to those students who are currently enrolled in the vocal music department. Auditions are held each year. Membership is not required for those wishing to be in the show band or stage crew.
Sponsers: Tim Benson and Nathan Elliott
Win With Wellness
This club is open to any junior or senior. The purpose of this organization is to educate fellow students on the 7 dimensions of wellness. This group is student driven and typically meets every other week.
Sponser: Chris Herr and Joel Demmel
Sponsors: Chris Herr & Joel Demmel.
This is open to any student in grades 9-12 who enjoy shooting. It is a great alternative lettering sport. All skill levels are welcome, with a chance to compete as an individual and as a team. The season starts Mid-March and goes through May. In July of 2013 & 2014 we had members go the Nationals in Sparta IL.